ACCOUNTANT - Janathakshan
This position is an integral part of the Finance Department and under the direction of the Senior Manager Finance & Administration, performs a variety of accounting, finance, budgetary, and payroll tasks. Duties include, but are not limited to: maintaining the computerised General Ledger, preparing journal entries, monthly reconciliations, reviewing deposit/payments entries prepared by other staff members, assisting with the annual audit and budget preparations, preparing payroll and associated tax and benefit payments, and maintaining financial files and records. Other duties include responding to inquiries from banks, donors and suppliers and other duties as assigned.
We offer unique culture with competitive compensation package for right candidate.
RequirementsMust have knowledge of double entry accounting, preparation of financial statements, budgets, bank
reconciliations and journal entries, familiarity with accounts receivable, accounts payable, payroll, and internal
Experience in and use of computerized accounting including SAGE Software, spreadsheets and word
processing software is a plus
Intermediate or full professional qualification or Degree in finance, accounting or related field, with two years of progressive experience in finance, or accounting with knowledge of financial functions required with skills and experience treated equally
Janathakshan (GTE) Ltd is a company limited by guarantee specialized in Green and Sustainable Development. It is
carrying 25 years legacy of Practical Action ( UK charity that worked in Sri Lanka for over 25 years) and a fast growing organization with growing global sensitivity on the issues of climate change, carbon footprint, sustainable production and consumption, resilience, circular economy processes etc.